Friday, July 17, 2015


The Big question now asked is the famous LA MASIA in decline now. It was in 1970 that Johan Cruyff and later Pep Guardiola , who played a big part in THE LA MASIA.It means THE CASTLE. This is where the youth academy stay and live together from around the world. To be the future Barcelona footballers. In the match between Barcelona verses Levante played on 25/11/2012. In the twelfth minute Martin Montoya replaced Dani Alves , and for the first time the entire team of Barcelona players were graduates of THE L MASIA. True Gerrard Pique, joined from Manchester United, Cesc Fabregas from Arsenal, and Jordi Alba fro Valencia. They moved on to better their careers. But now things are a little different Barcelona are forced to buy players from outside THE LA MASIA. .Like Luis Suarez, Neymar, Ivan Rakitic, Claudio Bravo,, Douglas, Andre Ter Stegen, Thomas Vermaelen, Jeremy Mathieu , this was done before the ban was in place for Barcelona. Alexander Song for 18 million from Arsenal. But in noway is the La MASIA in decline.

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